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By Glenn Graham, The Baltimore Sun | November 10, 2011
During his college soccer days at Towson, Pat Healey grew accustomed to receiving a text message from his father on game days. Kevin Healey, the president and general manager of the Baltimore Blast, would make sure to reach his son by phone earlier in the day, but the quick text later provided one last bit of positive reenforcement. The younger Healey said the messages were always direct and the same: "Play with confidence, be a leader. " After the Blast used its territorial pick to select Pat Healey in the 2008 Major Indoor Soccer League Draft, the midfielder was getting set for the season opener - his professional indoor soccer debut playing for the hometown team - when another text came from his father.
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By From Sun staff and news services | October 18, 2009
Men's college soccer UMBC squanders 2-goal lead, loses to Longwood in OT UMBC (10-3-0) surrendered a two-goal lead and fell, 3-2, in overtime to visiting Longwood (3-9-2) in miserable conditions. Lancers sophomore midfielder Chris Saul scored 3:27 into the first overtime period for the victory. Forwards Andrew Bulls (McDonogh) and Levi Houapeu scored in the 24th and 29th minutes, respectively, for the Retrievers. Bulls, who entered last week as the nation's leading scorer, got his 15th goal of the season.
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By Glenn P. Graham and Glenn P. Graham,SUN STAFF | September 5, 2003
COLLEGE PARK - Rarely do you find a college soccer game in early September that can spark any considerable interest, but there's certainly one to be found tonight when Maryland plays host to UCLA at Ludwig Field. The numbers, timing and the two teams' recent history are clear indicators this is not just another regular-season game. It's the defending national champion Bruins, ranked No. 1 in the National Soccer Coaches Association of America poll, vs. the No. 2 Terrapins; the home opener for the Terps at a dolled-up Ludwig, and a rematch of last year's national semifinal game, when all the breaks went the Bruins' way for a 2-1 win on a late penalty kick.
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Sports Digest | September 21, 2011
Et cetera Pikesville's Kraus moves to 3rd round of Mid-Amateur Andrea Kraus of Pikesville won two matches to reach the third round in the U.S. Women's Mid-Amateur championship Tuesday at Bayville Golf Club in Virginia Beach, Va. Kraus was 1-under-par in beating Jordan Craig of Connellsville, Pa., 5 and 4, and even par in stopping Kathy Postillion of Scottsdale, Ariz., 2 and 1. Christy Larrimore of...
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Sports Digest | September 18, 2012
Et cetera Ovechkin says he's ready to play full season in Russia While he has yet to sign a contract, there is little doubt that Alex Ovechkin will play in Russia's Kontinental Hockey League during the NHL lockout. It's just a matter of where. On Monday, the Washington Capitals star left wing told Sovetsky Sport that he believes the lockout could cost the NHL a full season. Via Yahoo blogger Dmitry Chesnokov , Ovechkin told Sovetsky Sport's Pavel Lysenkov : "If the [NHL]
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Sports Digest | September 27, 2011
Et cetera Towson earns No. 23 ranking in FCS poll The Towson football team broke into the Top 25 of The Sports Network/Fathead.com NCAA FCS College Football Poll, which was announced Monday. The Tigers, who are No.23 in the nation, are ranked for the first time since Sept. 10, 2007. Towson was listed among others receiving votes the last two weeks. The Tigers accumulated 520 points. More college football: Navy announced that Saturday's game against Air Force is sold out. … Salisbury (3-0, 1-0 Empire 8)
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Sports Digest | October 11, 2011
College football Terps ' Vellano named top D-lineman in ACC Maryland's Joe Vellano was honored Monday as the Defensive Lineman of the Week by the Atlantic Coast Conference for his play in Saturday's 21-16 loss at No. 13 Georgia Tech. Vellano made a career-high 20 tackles, including 14 solo stops and a tackle for loss. Vellano became just the fifth defensive player in the nation to post 20 or more tackles this season and the sixth Maryland player — as well as the only defensive lineman — to reach the 20-tackle plateau since 1990.
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Sports Digest | December 3, 2011
Amateur soccer Nichols named coach of new Bohemians The Baltimore Bohemians, a new member of the United Soccer Leagues' Premier Development League, has named McDonogh boys coach Steve Nichols as their head coach. A Baltimore native, Nichols led McDonogh to its seventh Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association A Conference championship this fall and has coached the Baltimore Bays club team to nine national youth championships. The PDL, which features 65 teams competing in four conferences and nine divisions, is the top-level amateur men's soccer league in North America.
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Sports Digest | August 3, 2012
Golf Nguyen wins Under Armour girls division Bryana Nguyen (Atholton) made three birdies in a four-hole stretch on the back nine to make a late charge and win the girls division of the Under Armour/Steve Marino Championship on Thursday at Bethesda Country Club by one shot over Elyse Smidinger (Arundel). Nguyen finished the 54-hole American Junior Golf Association event with a 6-over-par 216. Clay Brown of Davidson, N.C., shot a 7-over 217 to take the boys division; Conner Flach (Centennial)
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